Listed below are the key databases for finding scholarly journal articles, research reports, and newspaper and magazine articles from a multidisciplinary perspective as well as databases that provide comprehensive access to research studies in specific areas of study. Start with ProQuest and SPORTDiscus to obtain a foundation of literature about your topic, then search discipline-specific databases that relate to what you are investigating [i.e., where scholars in that discipline may have studied your topic].
CORE DISCIPLINARY DATABASE
BUSINESS, ECONOMICS, AND COMPANY/INDUSTRY INFORMATION
POLITICS AND PUBLIC POLICY
SPECIALIZED SOCIAL SCIENCES DATABASES
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